Tammy Jay Shaw

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How Real Are Facebook Friendships?

An artist set out to find the answer—by tracking down and photographing every one of her social-media connections.<p>Editor of the <i>New York Times Book Review</i> Pamela Paul’s recent column “How to Be Liked By Everyone Online” describes how social media “has upended social and psychological norms” by …

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Sunrise at Jenny Lake

You'll find snow-white steps and icy-blue waters at this natural pool in Turkey, but the waters can reach temperatures as scorching as 212°F: http://cntrvlr.com/1qT3h2W

7 Effective Ways To Boost Your Happiness

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.” – Aristotle<p>Above everything else, happiness should be your number 1 priority. Because the moment we lose our …

12 Simple Ways to Improve Your Sleep

There are SO MANY tips on how to get better sleep. Mattresses, light exposure, daytime activities, the food we eat, exercise, sleep position, …

The Best 'Cheap Eats' In New York City

But the city has amazing food at every price point.<p>We asked the so-called "eats experts" at The Infatuation, a restaurant review site, to help us develop a list of the best "cheap eats" spots in NYC.<p>The eateries range in cuisine from Middle Eastern to classic burgers.

The 10 Best Fall Foliage Trips In The U.S.

You don't have to travel far to take in the phenomenon of fall foliage. All across the U.S., from New England to the Pacific Northwest, deciduous trees put on their dazzling display of color. In fact, leaf viewing is one of the easiest (and least expensive) ways to experience America's …

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Pink Power Detox Smoothie

Pink Power Detox Smoothie from Oh She Glows• 1 cup water or coconut water<br>• 1/2 medium avocado, pitted<br>• 2 celery stalks, roughly chopped<br>• 1 cup strawberries …

Carrot Cake Sandwich Cookies

Andrea added to Oregon from Parade MagazineIngredients:• 1 cup flour<br>• ½ tsp baking soda<br>• ½ tsp baking powder<br>• 1 tsp ground cinnamon<br>• ½ tsp salt<br>• ½ cup (1 stick) …

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Peach Butter

Peach Butter from Nourished Kitchen• 15 pounds peaches (pitted and quartered)<br>• 3 tablespoons ground cinnamon<br>• 2 teaspoons ground ginger<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly …

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Moose in the Tall Grass

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Lower East Side Troll Museum: New York’s Only Homage to the Troll

The Troll Museum is actually a kaleidoscopic apartment<p>If you find yourself standing before the Lower East Side’s Troll Museum, you might find …

Lemon Blueberry Layer Cake

<i>Sunshine-sweet lemon layer cake dotted with juicy blueberries and topped with lush cream cheese frosting. Take a bite and taste the bursts of bright</i> …

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5-Step Process for Dealing with Negative Thoughts | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Like most aspiring NBA basketball players, I had an ear for doubters. When I heard anything indirectly or directly regarding the low probability of …

10 Ways To Reduce Chemicals In Your Life with Coconut Oil | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Coconut oil might have been the most-talked-about-oil in 2013, and newsflash: it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. Are you trying to reduce harsh …


9 Everyday Negative Thoughts You Need To Throw Away to be Happy

The crazy battle that’s going on in our head can be a tough one. Try as we might, sometimes the negative thoughts just seem to overwhelm.<p>As such, our …

The Easiest Way to Have an Orgasm

Cross the finish line every time by taking one ridiculously simple step<p>What if we told you there was a secret ingredient that could up your odds of having an orgasm? Get excited, because there actually is. Nearly 50 percent of men and women who have used lube say that it makes it easier to have an …

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Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …


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